middle east, afghanistan and what not. host: as far as the leadership of congress, what do you think? caller: why do they not just get a long? there is too much finger- pointing. getting along, it means, well, why do they not stop dipping into the hard-working man and woman's pockets. they get free this and free that, vacations. if i had the benefits that they had, oh, my lord, i would love for them live upon our means for 1 months -- one year. see what it is like not to vote your own perks. after all, they are our employees. we pay them.